In Memoriam, Shimon Peres

In Memoriam Shimon Peres

We honor former president and prime minister Shimon Peres for his many contributions in pursuit of peace and progress for Israel. The world has lost one of the last great founders and leaders of Israel. May he rest in peace.…


Ambassador Ryan Crocker at The Common Good Forum: May 27, 2016


Ambassador Ryan Crocker The Common Good Forum Friday, May 27, 2016, 8:30am-2pm The University Club, New York City MEMBER REGISTRATION:      NON-MEMBER REGISTRATION:  Ambassador Ryan Crocker will join us all the way from The Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M for the Common Good Forum. ABOUT AMBASSADOR RYAN CROCKER: Amabassador Ryan Crocker …


Senator George Mitchell, Wednesday September 9

Former US Special Envoy for Middle East Peace and U.S. Senator from Maine George Mitchell in his office at DLA Piper, a law firm in New York during an interview with Reuters

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 6:15-7:45PM Sidley Austin Law Firm, 787 Seventh Ave (Between 51st and 52nd Street)   Non-Members, $50; Members and Guests, $15   Private dinner 8-9:30PM. $250 Executive Members get first priority. Former Senator George Mitchell is one of the most distinguished leaders and statesmen of a generation. He played a major role in US……


Ambassador Ido Aharoni, Wednesday June 24


Wednesday, June 24, 2015 8:30am-9:30am (Sign in: 8:15am) On Wednesday, June 24, Ambassador Ido Aharoni, Consul General of Israel in New York, The Consul General will give a short Geo-Political Briefing and then focus on: The Information Revolution: Challenges and Opportunities for Israel. The way we communicate and access information is changing at an unprecedented pace.……


Jeremy Ben-Ami of J Street on Israel post U.S. MidTerm Elections, November 17


Monday, November 17 6:15-7:45PM J Street and The Common Good present: Israel and the U.S. MidTerm Elections—What does it mean? with Jeremy Ben-Ami, President and Founder, J Street Paul Hastings Law Firm Entrance directly to the right of 65 E 55th St between Park and Madison  ADVANCE RSVP REQUIRED               ……


The Community of Expulsion


After attending services for the High Holy Days, Roger Cohen of The New York Times reflects on the conflict in Israel.…


Club Med for Terrorists


Ambassador Ron Prosor, Israel’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, highlights Qatar’s influential role in the conflict between Israel and Hamas.…


Jeremy Ben-Ami


About Jeremy Ben-Ami Jeremy Ben-Ami is the founder and President of J Street, bringing to the role both deep experience in American politics and government and a passionate commitment to the state of Israel. Ben-Ami’s family connection to Israel goes back 130 years to the first aliyah when his great-grandparents were among the first settlers in……


Ambassador Dan Gillerman

Dan Gillerman

About Ambassador Dan Gillerman Dan Gillerman was Israel’s 13th Permanent Representative to the United Nations. He was appointed in July 2002 and assumed his post on January 1, 2003, serving through 2008. Gillerman served as the CEO of several Israeli companies, Chairman of the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce, member of the board of……


Dr. Alon Ben Meir

Dr. Alon Ben-Meir

Dr. Alon Ben-Meir is an expert on Middle East politics and affairs, specializing in peace negotiations between Israel and Arab states. For the past seventeen years, Dr. Ben-Meir has been directly involved in various negotiations between Israel and its neighboring countries and has operated as a liaison between top Arab and Israeli officials. Dr. Ben-Meir serves as senior fellow at New York Univers…